.38-caliber


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Synonyms for .38-caliber

of or relating to the bore of a gun (or its ammunition) that measures thirty-eight hundredths of an inch in diameter

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In order to simplify ammo supply to the front lines, most of the .38-caliber Victory guns were issued to the U.S.
New York, October 15 ( ANI ): Teddy Roosevelt, who was shot with a .38-caliber revolver by John Flammang Schrank, was saved by something that has proven deadly for many a candidate during a campaign - a lengthy speech.
A team at the University of Albany in New York used Raman spectroscopy to distinguish residue from a 9 mm pistol from that of a .38-caliber revolver.
Miller grabbed a .38-caliber pistol he keeps for protection and waited anxiously with his wife, Mirelle, as the intruder came closer.
Nakamura also confessed to having thrown the revolver, a .38-caliber Colt, into the sea one month later during a ferry trip to Oshima Island.
Ballistic examination on the projectiles retrieved from the victims determined that they were consistent with a .38-caliber or a .357-caliber bullet and displayed rifling characteristics of a Smith and Wesson or a Ruger model revolver.
Sailors aboard USS Small (DDR 838) clear the deck of 5-inch .38-caliber shell casings.
Miller, aged 65, allegedly packed the '.38-caliber' revolver months before and had forgotten about it when he went to board his flight.
Police Major Marlon Cudal, acting town police chief, said Joseph dela Cruz of Barangay Sapang, Cabanatuan City, fired a snub-nosed .38-caliber revolver at an undercover policeman but missed.
The search has resulted in the confiscation of an M16 Bushmaster rifle, two 12-gauge shotguns, a .45- caliber Colt pistol, three .38-caliber revolvers without serial numbers and a hand grenade.
Investigators recovered in the victim's quarter her .38-caliber service revolver.
Probers said they recovered eight sachets of shabu and two .38-caliber handguns from the suspects.
Evidence indicated Hurlburt had fired a single shot from a .38-caliber revolver during the incident, Hasselman said.
Bobby Livingston of RR Auction said Bonnie Parker's .38-caliber Detective Special that she had taped to her thigh when she was killed in 1934 in Louisiana drew the highest bid and fetched 264,000 dollars.
During the stop, police said they recovered marijuana and a loaded .38-caliber revolver from inside the vehicle.